Discover Texas Field Trip Funding Ideas

Up to $5,000 Road Scholarships from SYTA Youth Foundation

Student Youth Travel Association Youth Foundation offers Road Scholarships of up to $5,000 for groups of students taking part in educational travel including Discover Texas Field Trips. All Road Scholarship applications must be submitted by an educator or designated school official.

Road Scholarship Application Period for Discover Texas Field Trips Occurring March 2022 - June 2022:

Application Opens: September 21, 2021

Application Closes: November 12, 2021

Award announcements will be sent from approximately four weeks after the application deadline.


Walmart Local Community Grants

Local community grants are awarded through an open application process and provide funding directly from Walmart and Sam’s Club facilities to local organizations in the U.S. Local Community grants range from a minimum of $250 to a maximum of $5,000.

Donors Choose

Donors Choose is an organization that connects teachers’ requests for donations with donors.

Possible Sponsors

  • Corporate Sponsorships – Parents may help with networking
  • Parent Teacher Association
  • Your school district's Education Foundation
  • Use this Sponsorship Request Template Letter to request a donation

Activities to Fundraise